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Your Legal Partners > The Legal 500 Rankings
Lawyers at Your Legal Partners are noted being ‘hands-on’ and offering ‘almost immediate availability’. Jointly headed by Katerina Christodoulou and Katerina Politopoulou, the team is geared towards working on finance transactions and restructurings, infrastructure projects and NPLs for names such as Alpha Bank, Eurobank and Black Sea Trade and Development Bank. Sectors of expertise include energy, aviation and investment funds.
Katerina Christodoulou; Katerina Politopoulou
‘We really like that they are hands-on and offer almost immediate availability. They are efficient and quick.’
Black Sea Trade and Development Bank
National Bank of Greece SA
Piraeus Bank SA
Eurobank Ergasias SA
Alpha Bank SA
FCE Bank plc
EUROINS Bulgaria PLC (Greek branch)
Th. Vassilakis Group/ AUTOHELLAS S.A Evergolf Tourist Investments
Finanziaria Internazionale Investments SGR S.p.A.
Projects and privatisation Tier 2
The ‘very effective, adaptive and excellent’ team at Your Legal Partners is acting for the Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund on the Alimos Marina Concession. The marina, located South West of Athens, is one of the largest in Greece, with the team drafting all relevant tender documents in addition to the concession agreement. Katerina Politopoulou ‘proactively provides solutions’ and heads up the practice alongside Katerina Christodoulou, who is an expert in finance transactions and infrastructure projects.
Katerina Christodoulou; Katerina Politopoulou;
‘Very effective team, adaptive and excellent at understanding the needs of the employer and delivering the most appropriate solution.’
‘Ms Katerina Politipoulou is excellent in understanding the needs of the transaction and the employer and proactively providing solutions.’
‘Excellent work in small teams. Each team member has solid knowledge in his field of expertise. Head of team is the point of reference for the client with very good knowledge of the overall project. Very flexible, always available. Able to deliver within very short deadlines. Very good value for money.’
‘We have been working closely with Katerina Christodoulou and Katerina Politopoulou for almost a decade. We value their devotion to our projects, their creative thinking and clear-cut advice. They do not try to multiply billable hours, but to help the client reach his objectives in the safest and most cost-effective way.’
‘They are hands-on and available with limited notice. They are well aware of issues and flexible to accommodate requests.’
Sector expertise for Your Legal Partners encompasses tobacco, tourism and leisure, insurance, real estate and pharmaceuticals. Headed by Maria Golfinopoulou and Katerina Politopoulou, the practice is distinguished through its expertise in advising multinationals and foreign investors on the establishment of operations in Greece. The practice is also geared to acting for technology start-ups in addition to acting for high-profile names such as Hyundai, Hasbro and KIA. On the transaction front, the Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund recently engaged the group to advise on the sale of its 30% stake in Athens International Airport.
Maria Golfinopoulou; Katerina Politopoulou
‘The team combines extensive experience of many sectors with great responsiveness on client needs and requests’
‘Professionalism, eager and available to assist clients. Able to find solutions to every problem.’
‘We have worked with Katerina Christodoulou and Yannis Palassakis both on the same side and opposite side. In either case the team was polite, constructive and very commercial.’
‘Availability and personal involvement of partners, with strong knowledge base and superior ability to present (translate if you will) legal risks and attributes in business terms.’
‘Always available, deep and wide knowledge of legal environment, extremely good negotiators.’
‘Deep knowledge of the legal framework. Responsiveness. Great experience.’
‘Y. Palassakis: Very experienced and committed. K. Christodoulou: Very experienced; excellent command of English; capable of taking the lead of the legal team in complex projects.’
Autohellas (public company/Automobile sector/operating leasing Hertz franchisee)
Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund
Ring International Holding
HIG Capital (private equity investment firm)
Nostira /Travisol Ltd (Beneficiary Owner Lazarakis Family) RES owner
CERTUS MERCATUS GROUP
Dr. Knoell Consult GmbH
Euroins Insurance Group
Hyundai Hellas SA
KIA Hellas SA
Dispute resolution Tier 4
Your Legal Partners fields a team with specialist knowledge of employment, banking, finance, real estate, corporate and competition disputes. The group also handles a range of arbitration proceedings and is noted for its track record in aviation litigation.
EU and competition Tier 4
The team at Your Legal Partners advises on all aspects of competition law at a national and European level. Maria Golfinopoulou heads the department, which leverages expertise in the tobacco, information technology, telecoms, toys and petroleum sectors. The team’s expertise spans antitrust matters, HCC filings and merger control work in addition to considerations relevant to restructurings, strategic alliances and supply agreements. The group also assists with EU procurement law, utilising the practice’s experience in handling major privatisations and public tenders.
Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund
Th. Vassilakis Group
JTI (JAPAN TOBACCO INTERNATIONAL)
Nostira (RES industry)
Your Legal Partners > Firm Profile
Your Legal Partners was established in 2008, by three partners already positioned in the top of the legal market with an aspiration to create a high quality independent Greek law firm with an international flair and an ability to respond to local challenges.
We act for major Greek and international clients with an emphasis on high-end corporate and finance transactions.
The firm’s reputation is built upon proven soundness and depth in knowledge of law, as well as customer oriented service aiming to give client services of lawyers acting more as a commercial partner of the client.
|Partner||Katerina Christodoulouemail@example.com||+30 210 3388831|
|Managing Partner||Maria Golfinopouloufirstname.lastname@example.org||+30 210 3388831|
|Partner||Katerina Politopoulouemail@example.com||+30 210 3388831|
|Katerina Christodoulou||Partner||View Profile|
|Maria Golfinopoulou||Managing Partner||View Profile|
|Mr George Grigoriadis||Associate||View Profile|
|Mrs Anastasia Kakali||Associate||View Profile|
|Mr Prokopis Linardos||Senior Associate||View Profile|
|Mrs Marina Mantzana||Senior Associate||View Profile|
|Mrs Fotini Mavrikaki||Senior Associate||View Profile|
|Mrs Anna Meletiou||Associate||View Profile|
|Mrs Evelina Papadimitropoulou||Corporate, Dispute Resolution, Privatizations||View Profile|
|Katerina Politopoulou||Partner||View Profile|
|Dr Andreas Tsourouflis||Tax, Corporate and M&As, Arbitration, Dispute Resolution, Real Estate, Environmental Law and…||View Profile|